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Cape Town, South Africa  (# 28173)
 Witsand - Mouth of the Breede River
  VacationsFRBO Cape Town Vacation Rentals Property ID 28173 Anchors Away  

Major City: Swellendam
Distance: 50-100 km

Type:   House
Area: Close to Beach

Bedrooms: 3
Sleeps: 7
Baths: 2
Size: 200 Sq M

Internet: No
Pets OK: Yes
Pool: No
Spa: No

Calendar: No
Exchange: Yes
For Sale: No
Credit Cards: No

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View of the house looking up from the river

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Name: Sylvia McLeod

Phone: +27 21 7822958

Languages: English

VacationsFRBO Listing Since: 2007-06-14

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"Anchors Away" Holiday Home is perched up on the hill above the
river and has the most wonderful 180 degree views of the river,
river mouth and out to sea.
The house consists of a large open plan lounge/dining room and
kitchen which steps down into an open plan BBQ room with a futon
couch as an extra bed if needed! The lounge has a fireplace, TV with
DSTV (please bring your own cards for more channels than TV 1,2,3
and e-TV ), DVD player and radio. Dart Board and many other games
and puzzles are provided to keep you entertained. The kitchen is
fully fitted with all you need including a dishwasher.
Bedrooms: One with a King-size bed and one single bed which has an
en-suite bathroom with shower. The other bedroom has twin beds
(which are normally made up as a king size bed - they can be split
if requested) and there is a separate family bathroom with shower
and bath. There is 3rd small room with a double bunk (econo heater
on wall), and washing machine - which is fine for overflow of kids!.
All bedding provided including electric blankets for the cold winter
nights in the 2 main rooms.
Witsand/ Port Beaufort is situated at the mouth of the Breede River.
It is a 3 hour drive from Cape Town and an excellent halfway stop en
route to Knysna.
You could try some fishing on the Breede River, recognised as the
best in South Africa. A wide variety of water sports make this a
popular weekend retreat and holiday destination. Take a drive to the
De Hoop Nature Reserve or to the Malagas via the Pont which is the
only hand-drawn pontoon in the country. Cruise up the Breede River.
The area offers excellent bird watching and is an important breeding
ground for the rare Blue Crane and the endangered African Black
In the winter months between May and November the bay becomes South
Africa's "Whale nursery" when the Southern Right whales arrive to
mate and calve. Horse riding and Hotel with restaurant and friendly
fisherman's pub 5 minutes away.



Stunning View
Indoor BBQ
Excellent Whale watching
Easy access for boat parking
Excellent Fishing



Rates from ZAR500 to ZAR1,500 Per Night RATES: *Always negotiable according to the length of stay and the number of people. Once off cleaning/laundry fee of R125. Peak Season: R1500 per day High Season: R1000 per day Mid Season: R800 per day Negotiable according to length of stay and number of people. Low season • R450 per day for 2 people and R100 per person extra


     Home Exchange 

Where you have a holiday home similar to ours we are happy to
exchange homes. This does not have to be at the same time period.


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